"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.